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Peace in Colombia Opens Door to Aid, Investment, US Official Says

Colombia's peace deal with the Marxist FARC rebel group will bring more investment to the country, backed partly by new donor aid and loans from multilateral development banks, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and his Colombian counterpart said Wednesday. Lew told a news conference in Bogota that the peace accord, signed Monday and up for a vote Sunday by the Colombian people, would add to the confidence of foreign investors in Colombia. The 52-year war killed 220,000 people and...

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